VIDEO: 19 Things You Have to Do at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

VIDEO: 19 Things You Have to Do at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Are you planning to visit The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando Resort? If you are, you’re probably already planning how to spend your days. Which one do you go to first: Hogsmeade in Universal’s Islands of Adventure or Diagon Alley in Universal Studios Florida? As you start the countdown to your visit, make sure to add to your list a few things I think should not be...

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Lunch in Diagon Alley

Lunch in Diagon Alley

Audrey Willis 6.7.18 During our agency meeting in October, I had the pleasure of joining two other agents with Wishes Family Travel for lunch at The Leaky Cauldron in Universal Studios. The restaurant is on your left as soon as you venture into Diagon Alley, and serves a menu that could be straight out of a Harry Potter book. We were on the quick service dining plan, which entitles you to 1 quick service meal (includes entrée and beverage), 1...

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The Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Hogsmeade

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Hogsmeade

By: Anna Trosper February 20, 2018 The Wizarding World of Harry Potter are two themed areas in Universal Orlando based on J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter book series. Universal Orlando has out done themselves on this one. You feel like you have stepped right into one of the books! The detail is unreal and the interaction makes you a part of this magical world, not just a passerby. The themed worlds include attractions, restaurants, and...

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A Celebration of Harry Potter Weekend

A Celebration of Harry Potter Weekend

By: Rebecca Jones December 14, 2017 For the past few years, the last weekend in January has been where all of those who long to visit Hogwarts and are fascinated with all things in the wizard world gather together at Universal Orlando Resort for a Celebration of Harry Potter. My oldest daughter and I attended in 2017, and it really was an experience like no other. We reserved the Celebration of Harry Potter (HP) room package at the Hard Rock...

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The Wonderful Wizarding World of Harry Potter

The Wonderful Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Missy Ryan January 12, 2017 In September I spent the day immersed in the wonderful Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando. I have decided to share a little bit about my day for those who are planning a trip or considering planning a trip. I was absolutely blown away by the amazing recreation and detail that had gone into every inch of this part of the park. Get Park-to-Park Tickets There are 2 lands, Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley. You...

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Weekend at Universal Orlando

Weekend at Universal Orlando

Juli Russ October 18, 2016 January in Michigan can get really cold. Where to go for a long weekend with a 12-year-old boy in January? Hey, how about Universal Studios Orlando? The only time I had visited Universal Studios Orlando was in the early 90’s so I decided it would be the perfect place to take my son for our getaway and his first visit. I looked at all the resort options and decided on Lowe’s Royal Pacific. I chose this resort for...

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Diagon Alley – A Magical Trip Behind the Wall

By: Rebecca Jones Calling all wannabe Hogwarts students! You will not be disappointed by Universal Studios Orlando’s newest addition to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley, and it’s feature ride, Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringott’s! As you walk past 12 Grimauld Place and see Kreecher staring out at you from the second story window, past the Knight Bus, where Stan Shunpike is waiting to greet you, and into the Leaky...

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